Have you ever wondered why do people evaluate others by their looks? Why do we give more importance and value to a beautiful girl (or boy) than a regular one? Is beauty something that we earned? And who defines what is beautiful and what it is not?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀I am not saying that we should not take … Continue reading Focus on the inner beauty
“Life is a dance between what you want the most and what you fear the most” Anthony Robbins⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀When I first heard this, I was like wow, this makes perfect sense!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀First, it recalled the idea that pleasure and pain are the two emotions that drive all our actions. We are driven by the idea of the … Continue reading The dance of life
Everything in life is in balance. Too much of something no matter how good it is can be harmful, and too little of something even if it’s bad can be necessary.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀A balanced diet is the best one for you, balanced relationships are the happiest, and a balance in spirituality makes you a better person, etc.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀When … Continue reading Is your life balanced?
« Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend »Melody Beattie ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀This is a relatively short quote but it has very … Continue reading Why do you need gratitude to be successful?
It's been a while (almost a month) since I last posted anything on this blog. I didn't know exactly why it seemed like it was getting harder for me to write. But then again, wait a minute, I think I know.At first, I started looking for excuses (classic, right?): Well, the lockdown is kinda over … Continue reading My struggle with procrastination
In the previous post, we talked about the importance of time. But wait a minute, since time is that valuable, then why are we trying to kill it? We all heard of the expression “we’re killing time”, whether it’s from friends who’re sitting in a café the whole day, or from some family members who … Continue reading About time management and procrastination (Part 2)
What is time management?If we look up the definition of management in the dictionary, we find that it is defined as being “the process of dealing with or controlling things or people”. Of course, there are plenty of other definitions of management, that depend on the discipline you’re using it in, but if we focus … Continue reading About time management and procrastination (Part 1)
In the previous post, we talked about what goes on in the mind of a racist person. We talked about how all things begin with ideas, that form a belief, get associated with feelings of superiority and hatred, and manifest themselves as actions, which can be very harmful. We also talked about the ways we … Continue reading No Racism in Islam
Talking about racism OK, this subject was among the most important ones that I wanted to talk about when I first thought about creating this blog. But I always thought that I’ll take my time before I do that. I don’t want to get too muck into talking about politics, but I think anybody in … Continue reading About racism and how to adress it
You've got this, studying an learning more effectively In the previous posts of this series, I shared with you my personal experience with effective learning as well as some learning strategies that I found to be super helpful whether in school or life in general, because yes life is the biggest school out there, we're … Continue reading About effective learning (Part 6): Spaced retrieval practice